Some of the plants we buy for our gardens are pretreated with neonicotinoid pesticides that are harmful to bees.
Learn about the tulips of the Netherlands, on this Focus on Flowers.
Experience the Victorian charm of these beautiful and fragrant blossoms.
Chicory is a weedy looking late herb, but when it blooms it transforms itself with scores of small sky blue daisy like flowers.
It has many virtues, such as a spicy perfume, reliability, and rich colors.
According to legend, after creation, God gave a name to each plant. When he thought he was finished he heard a little voice say, "What about me?"
The globalization of so many flowering plants is awe-inspiring and they now act as if they are natives in their adopted lands.
The ancient Chinese valued plants for their symbolic and moral associations.